# 1) A parallel plate capacitor has a potential difference between its plates of 1.2 V and a plate separation distance of 2.0 mm. What is the magnitude of the electric field if a material that has a dielectric constant of

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1. ## physics

An electron is released from rest at the negative plate of a parallel plate capacitor and accelerates to the positive plate (see the drawing). The plates are separated by a distance of 1.3 cm, and the electric field within the capacitor has a magnitude of

2. ## physics

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. If a 19.2-V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the following: (a) the electric field between the plates,

3. ## physics

Two parallel plates, separated by 10 mm, are charged to a potential difference of 50 V (that is, one plate is 0 V and the other plate is 50 V). Which of the following statements are true? the electric potential at the midpoint between the plates is 50 V

4. ## physics parallel plate

A proton traveling at a speed 1.0*106 m/s of enters the gap between the plates of a 2.0-cm-wide parallel-plate capacitor. The surface charge densities on the plates are 1*10^-6 C/m2. How far has the proton been deflected when it reaches the far edge of the

5. ## Physics

Two charges are placed between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor. One charge is +q1 and the other is q2= +5.00x10^-6 C . The charge per unit area on each plate has a magnitude of sigma=1.30 x 10^-4 C/m^2. The force on q1 due to q2 equals the force

6. ## Physics

A parallel plate air capacitor of capacitance 245pF has a charge of magnitude 0.148ìC on each plate. The plates are 0.328mm apart. (a) What is the potential difference between the plates? (b) What is the area of each plate? (c) What is the electric field

7. ## Physics

Two plates, each of area 3.40*10-4 m2, are used to construct a parallel-plate capacitor with capacitance 1.20 pF. (a) Find the necessary separation distance. d = ?m (b) If the positive plate is to hold a charge of 4.70* 10-12 C, find the charge density. σ

8. ## Physics

An electron is released from rest at the negative plate of a parallel plate capacitor and accelerates to the positive plate (see the drawing). The plates are separated by a distance of 1.4 cm, and the electric field within the capacitor has a magnitude of

9. ## physics

A parallel plate capacitor having plates 6.0 cm apart is connected across the terminals of a 12.0 V battery. (a) Being as quantitative as you can, describe the location and shape of the equipotential surface that is at a potential of +6.0 V relative to the

10. ## Physics

It takes 133 J of work to move 3 C of charge from the negative plate to the positive plate of a parallel plate capacitor. What voltage difference exists between the plates? Answer in units of V.

11. ## Physics

The potential difference between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor is 35 V and the electric field between the plates has strength of 750 V/m. If the plate area is 4.0 × 10-2 m2, what is the capacitance of this capacitor?

12. ## ASU

Oppositely charged parallel plates are separated by 5.35 mm. A potential difference of 600 V exists between the plates. (a) What is the magnitude of the electric field between the plates? (b) What is the magnitude of the force on an electron between the

13. ## physics

A parallel plate capacitor has square plates of side L= 12 cm and a distance d= 2 cm between the plates. Half of the capacitor areae is filled with a dielectric with k1 = 35. the other half is filled with a different dielectric with k2 = 8. The effective(

14. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed of two horizontal 15.2-cm-diameter circular plates. A 1.9 g plastic bead, with a charge of -5.6 nC is suspended between the two plates by the force of the electric field between them. What is the charge on the

15. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is designed so that the plates can be pulled apart. The capacitor is initially charged to a potential difference of 80 Volts when the plates are 1.0 mm apart. The plates are insulated so that the charge cannot leak off. What is

16. ## Physics

A paralle plate air capacitor has a capacitance of 500.0 pF and a charge of magnitude 0.200 uC on each plate. The plates are 0.6 mm apart. (a) What is the potenetial difference between the plates? (b) What is the area of each plate? (c) What is the

17. ## Physics

PLEASE HELP WITH AS MANY AS POSSIBLE... I AM TERRIBLY CONFUSED. 1. A charge moves a distance of 1.7 cm in the direction of a uniform electric field having a magnitude of 200 N/C. The electrical potential energy of the charge decreases by 9.69095 × 10−19

18. ## physics

A parallel-plate capacitor has plates with an area of 450 cm^2 and an air-filled gap between the plates that is 2.30 mm thick. The capacitor is charged by a battery to 570 V and then is disconnected from the battery. How much energy is stored in the

19. ## physics

1) A parallel plate capacitor has a potential difference between its plates of 1.2 V and a plate separation distance of 2.0 mm. What is the magnitude of the electric field if a material that has a dielectric constant of 3.3 is inserted between the plates?

20. ## Physics

A capacitor consists of a set of two parallel plates of area A separated by a distance d. This capacitor is connected to a battery that maintains a constant potential difference between the plates and has charge Q1. If the separation between the plates is

21. ## Physics

Can please help me understand this question? A capacitor has a capacitance of 2.0 10-8 F. In the charging process, electrons are removed from one plate and placed on the other plate. When the potential difference between the plates is 540 V, how many

22. ## physics

The plates of a parallel plate capacitor are separated by a distance of 1.2cm, and the electric field within the capacitor has a magnitude of 2.1x 10^6 V/m. An electron starts from rest at the negative plate and accelerates to the positive plate. What is

23. ## Physics

an electron is launched at a 30 degree angle with respect to the horizontal and a speed of 3.0*10^6 m/s from the positive plate of the parallel plate capacitor. THe plats of the capacitor are oriented horizontally. The electron lands 5 cm away from the

24. ## physics

Two parallel plates are charged to a potential difference of 10.0 volts. Determine the maximum speed of an electron that starts from rest at the negative plate and travels towards the positive plate.

25. ## Physics

The plates of an air-filled parallel-plate capacitor with a plate area of 18.5 cm2 and a separation of 9.25 mm are charged to a 125-V potential difference. After the plates are disconnected from the source, a porcelain dielectric with κ = 6.5 is inserted

26. ## Physics

A 2.00-nF parallel-plate capacitor is charged to an initial potential difference and then isolated. The dielectric material between the plates is mica, with a dielectric constant of 5.00. How much work is required to withdraw the mica sheet? [6]What is the

27. ## physics

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

28. ## Physics

Three parallel plate capacitors (C1,C2 and C3 ) are in series with a battery of 100 V. C1=2500 micro Farad; C2=2C1 , C3=3C1 . (a) What is the potential difference over each capacitor and how much charge is on each capacitor? Across C1 :V1 (in Volts) =

29. ## College Physics

A 12.0- A 12.0- A 12.0-V battery remains connected to a parallel plate capacitor with a plate area of 0.204m^2 and a plate separation of 3.14mm . What is the charge on the capacitor? Q = C How much energy is stored in the capacitor? Uc = J What is the

30. ## electric ﬁeld

A uniform electric ﬁeld of magnitude 1.0×10^2 NC^−1 exists between two conducting plates, one of which is positively charged and the other of which is negatively charged. The plates are 10 mm apart. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the potential

31. ## physics

A 2.0 nF parallel plate capacitor with a sheet of mylar (k= 3.1) filling the space between the plates is charged to a potential difference of 90 V and is them disconnected. How much work would be required to completely remove the sheet of mylar from the

32. ## Physics

A 11.0-µF capacitor and a 50.0-µF capacitor are charged by being connected across separate 55.0-V batteries. (a) Determine the resulting charge on each capacitor. (b) The capacitors are then disconnected from their batteries and connected to each other,

33. ## physics

You have a parallel plate capacitor (with air between its plates) which is attached to a voltage source until the capacitor is fully charged. (a)After detaching the capcitor from the voltage source, you move the capacitor's plates farther apart; which of

34. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor has a capacitance of 2.1 µF with air between the plates. The capacitor is connected to a 24 V battery and charged. The battery is then removed. When a dielectric is placed between the plates, a potential difference of 2.8 V is

35. ## Help!!

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

36. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

37. ## physics

The plates of a parallel plate capacitor each have an area of 0.40 m2 and are separated by a distance of 0.02 m. They are charged until the potential difference between the plates is 3000 V. The charged capacitor is then isolated. How much work is required

A certain parallel plate capacitor consists of two identical aluminium plates each of area 2times 10^-4 m^2.the plates are separated by a distance of 0,03mm, with air occupying the space between the plates. 1-CALCULATE THE CAPACITANCE OF THE CAPACITOR. AND

39. ## Physics

a parallel plate capacitor, 10µF with air between its plate is connected to a 50 volt source and then disconnected. a)What is the charge on the capacitor and the potential difference across it.

40. ## physics need help

A parallel-plate capacitor made of circular plates of radius 55 cm separated by 0.25 cm is charged to a potential difference of 1000 Volts by a battery. Then a sheet of tantalum pentoxide is pushed between the plates, completely filling the gap between

41. ## PHYSICS

In the early 1900s, Robert Millikan used small charged droplets of oil, suspended in an electric field, to make the first quantitative measurements of the electron’s charge. A 0.67-um-diameter droplet of oil, having a charge of +e, is suspended in midair

42. ## physics

Calculate the acceleration of the electrons enter the plates.Which are two parallel metal plates 12 mm apart, An electric field is produced between the plates, with the top plate held at a potential of 120 V and the lower plate earthed.

43. ## Physics

Consider the process of charging a parallel plate capacitor with circular plates of radius R=5 cm separated by a distance d=0.2 cm. At some time t1, the capacitor is being charged with a current I=0.04 A. Consider a point P on the plane which is equally

Mass-spectrometer (device that selects atomic particles of different masses and charges) consists of cylindrical capacitor with inner radius R1=2.4 cm and outer radius R2=3 cm. Ions enter the mass-spectrometer through narrow slit S which is situated in

parallel plate capacitor has an area of 5cm^2 and a capacitance of 3.5PF. the capacitor is connected to a 12v battery .after the capacitor is completely charge up the battery is removed. a)what must be the separation of the plates and the charge density on

46. ## Physics Capacitance

Three uncharged capacitors, X, Y, Z, each with capacitance of 12uF each are connected A---------[X]------[Y/Z]-----------B *Y&Z is parallel to each other* A potential difference of 9.0V is applied between points A and B. Explain why when the potential

47. ## Physics

(a) If you use two quarters 2.00 mm apart to make a parallel plate capacitor, what is its capacitance? Measure the necessary quantities. (b) If you connect your capacitor in part (a) across 12 V potential difference, how much excess charge will flow onto

48. ## physics

An electron is released from rest at the negative plate of a parallel plate capacitor. The charge per unit area on each plate is = 2.6 x 10-7 C/m2, and the plates are separated by a distance of 1.4 x 10-2 m. How fast is the electron moving just before it

49. ## Physics

X and Y are two capacitors(parallel plate) connected in series to a 12V supply.X has air between the plates and its capacitance is 10microfarads.Y contains a dielectric medium of K=5.calculate capacitance of Y and the potential difference between the

50. ## Physics

Two circular metal disc each of 3.00 cm diamter are 1.5 mm apart make a capacitor. A)What is the capacitance of this capacitor if it is in series to a 25 V battery? B)What is the magnitude charge developing on each plate? C)While the batter remains

51. ## Capacitance

A parallel plate capacitor with plates of area 320 cm.^2 is charged to a potential difference V and is then disconnected from the voltage source. When the plates are moved 0.3 cm. farther apart, the voltage between the plates is increased by 152 V. What is

52. ## Capacitor

A parallel plate capacitor with plates of area 320 cm.^2 is charged to a potential difference V and is then disconnected from the voltage source. When the plates are moved 0.3 cm. farther apart, the voltage between the plates is increased by 152 V. What is

53. ## Physics

A parallel plate capacitor has a rectangular plates with length 5cm and width 3cm. They are separated by a distance 12m and hooked up to a 20V battery A.) what is the area of each plate in m^2 B.) assuming nothing else is present on the circuit what is the

54. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed with circular plates of radius 0.056 m. The plates are separated by 0.25 mm, and the space between the plates is filled with dielectric with dielectric constant k. When the charge on the capacitor is 1.2 uc the

55. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed with circular plates of radius 5.6×10−2 m . The plates are separated by 0.27 mm , and the space between the plates is filled with a dielectric with dielectric constant κ. When the charge on the capacitor is 1.9

56. ## physics

Hi! I just want to clarify which formula would be best for this problem. Should I go with "V=Ed" or "V=kq/r" The parallel plates of an air capacitor are separated by 2.25 mm. Each plate carries a charge of 6.50 nC. The magnitude of the electric field of

57. ## physics

A parallel capicitor is made of two plates with cross sectional area A which are separated by a distance d (with a vacuum between the plates). The capacitor is connected to a battery until a charge Q is stored on it and a total potential difference VC is

58. ## Physics- Circuits

A 100-microCoulomb parallel-plate capacitor is charged with a 24V power supply, then is disconnected from the power supply. a) The plates are moved 0.01 m apart to 0.05 m apart. What happens numerically, to the: i. Capacitance of the device? ii. Potential

59. ## Physics

Two parallel plate capacitors have circular plates. The magnitude of the charge on these plates is the same. However, the electric field between the plates of the first capacitor is 2.2e5 N/C, while the field within the second capacitor is 3.8e5 N/C.

60. ## Physics

I'm really unsure of how to approach this question... Polystyrene has a very low dielectric constant compared to most other solid materials. Therefore, we predict for a polystyrene slab pushed between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor: a. that the

61. ## Physics

A certain substance has a dielectric constant of 2.8 and a dielectric strength of 18.0 MV/m. If it is used as the dielectric material in a parallel-plate capacitor, what minimum area should the plates of the capacitor have to obtain a capacitance of

62. ## physics

I have no clue: Two parallel plate capacitors have circular plates. The magnitude of the charge on these plates are the same. However, the electric field between the plates of the first capacitor is 2.2 x 10^5 N/C, while the field within the second

63. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

64. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

65. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

66. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

67. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

68. ## Physics

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

69. ## PHYSICS

An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. (a) If a 16.0 V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the electric field between the plates. kV/m (b) What is

70. ## Physics

A q = +3.00 mC test charge is placed inside a constant uniform electric field created in a parallel plate capacitor connected to a battery of unknown voltage. The capacitor is made of two parallel plates each with area equal to 0.250 m2 separated by a

71. ## Physics

A 0.7 um-diameter droplet of oil, having a charge of +e, is suspended in midair between two horizontal plates of a parallel-plate capacitor. The upward electric force on the droplet is exactly balanced by the downward force of gravity. The oil has a

72. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor made of circular plates of radius 55 cm separated by 0.25 cm is charged to a potential difference of 1000 Volts by a battery. Then a sheet of tantalum pentoxide is pushed between the plates, completely filling the gap between

73. ## physic's problem

A square parallel plate capacitor in a circuit with a 2.0 V battery is replaced with a new one. If the sides of the new plates are 3 × as large as those of the old, and the distance between the plates is 1/4 of the distance between the old plates, then

74. ## Physics

A point charge q = -2.41 nC is initially at rest adjacent to the negative plate of a capacitor. The charge per unit area on the plates is 4.67 μC/m2 and the space between the plates is 6.53 mm. What is the potential difference between the plates? What is

75. ## Physics

An air-filled parallel-plate capacitor has plates of area 2.30 cm2 separated by 1.50 mm. (a) Find the value of its capacitance. The capacitor is connected to a 12.0-V battery. (b) What is the charge on the capacitor? (c) What is the magnitude of the

76. ## physics

a parallel plate capacitor has an area of 5cm^2 and a capacitance of 3.5PF. the capacitor is connected to a 12v battery .after the capacitor is completely charge up the battery is removed. a)what must be the separation of the plates and the charge density

77. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed from two circular metal plates or radius R. The plates are separated by a distance of 1.2mm. 1. What radius must the plates have if the capacitance of this capacitor is 1.1 uF? 2. If the separation between the

78. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed from two circular metal plates or radius R. The plates are separated by a distance of 1.2mm. 1. What radius must the plates have if the capacitance of this capacitor is 1.1 uF? 2. If the separation between the

79. ## physics

The positive and negative plates of a parallel-plate capacitor have an area of 1.05 cm by 1.05 cm. Their surface charge densities are +1.00×10-6 C/m2 and -1.00×10-6 C/m2, respectively. A proton moving parallel to the plates enters the middle of the space

80. ## physics

Hi! could anyone help me please, I have no idea how to this at all. I try to it but, the did not get the right answer. Thank for your help Oppositely charged parallel plates are separated by 5.34 mm. A potential difference of 600 V exists between the

81. ## PHYSICS

A parallel-plate capacitor has plates with an area of 450 cm^2 and an air-filled gap between the plates that is 2.30 mm thick. The capacitor is charged by a battery to 570 V and then is disconnected from the battery. How much energy is stored in the

82. ## physics

An air filled parallel plate capacitor has plates of area 0.0406 m^2 and seperation of 2.5*10^-6 m. a)What is the capacitence for the setup? b)Our capacitor is connected to a 550 v battery, how much energy is stored in the capacitor? c) If -1 mJ of work is

83. ## physics

An air filled parallel plate capacitor has plates of area 0.0406 m^2 and seperation of 2.5*10^-6 m. a)What is the capacitence for the setup? b)Our capacitor is connected to a 550 v battery, how much energy is stored in the capacitor? c) If -1 mJ of work is

84. ## physics

An air filled parallel plate capacitor has plates of area 0.0406 m^2 and seperation of 2.5*10^-6 m. a)What is the capacitence for the setup? b)Our capacitor is connected to a 550 v battery, how much energy is stored in the capacitor? c) If -1 mJ of work is

85. ## Physics

Review Conceptual Example 11 before attempting this problem. An empty capacitor is connected to a 9V battery and charged up. The capacitor is then disconnected from the battery, and a slab of dielectric material (k=3)is inserted between the plates. (a)

86. ## Physics

The plates of a parallel-plate capacitor are separated by 0.303 mm. If the material between the plates is air, what plate area is required to provide a ca- pacitance of 3.78 pF ? The permittivity of a vacuum is 8.8542 × 10−12 F/m. Answer in units of m2

87. ## Physics

Consider the process of charging a parallel plate capacitor with circular plates of radius R=5 cm separated by a distance d=0.2 cm. At some time t1, the capacitor is being charged with a current I=0.04 A. Consider a point P on the plane which is equally

88. ## physics

parallel plate capacitor has an area of 5cm^2 and a capacitance of 3.5PF. the capacitor is connected to a 12v battery .after the capacitor is completely charge up the battery is removed. a)what must be the separation of the plates and the charge density on

89. ## Physics

Consider a pair of parallel plates with a potential difference of 12 V and are separated by 12 cm. What is the potential energy of a 1.0 C charge at point A, exactly 30. cm from each plate?

90. ## physics RC

The potential difference between the plates of a leaky capacitor, C = 3.00 microfarads., drops from 6.80 V. to 3.40 V. in 1.00 s. What is the equivalent resistance (in ohms) between the capacitor plates?

91. ## Physics

Two charges are placed between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor. One charge is +q1 and the other is q2= +5.00x10^-6 C . The charge per unit area on each plate has a magnitude of sigma=1.30 x 10^-4 C/m^2. The force on q1 due to q2 equals the force

92. ## physics

This question has me stumped because I am not really sure about the capacitor. "Imagine a free electron and a free proton held midway between the plates of a charged parallel plate capacitor. When released, how do their accelerations and directions of

93. ## Physics

The equipotential lines inside a parallel plate capacitor a) circles clockwise b)circles counterclockwise c)radiates inwards d)radiates outwards e)runs parallel to capacitor plates f)runs perpendicular to capacitor plates I have narrowed it down to either

94. ## Physics

A certain parallel capacitor consist of two identical aluminium plates, each of area 2times 10^-4m^2. the plates are separated by a distance of 0,03mm, with air occupying the space between the plates. CALCULATE THE CAPACITANCE OF THE CAPACITOR. AND ALSO

95. ## physics

1)The difference of potential between terminals of a battery is 6V. How much work is done when a series of negative charges totaling 0.5 C are moved from one terminal to another? 2) Two parallel metal plates have opposite charges and a difference of

96. ## Physics

The electric potential energy stored in the capacitor of a defibrillator is 77 J, and the capacitance is 123 µF. What is the potential difference that exists across the capacitor plates?

97. ## physics

The electric potential energy stored in the capacitor of a defibrillator is 64 J, and the capacitance is 137 µF. What is the potential difference that exists across the capacitor plates?

98. ## Physics

what potential difference U is needed such that a point charge (q) between a parralel plate capacitor leaves it at the upper right corner. the capacitor is separated by a distance "d" and the length of each plate is "l"

99. ## physics

11. The charged plates of a parallel plate capacitor each have a charge density of 3 x 10-3 C/m2. What is the electric field E between the plates?

100. ## Physics

The charged plates of a parallel plate capacitor each have a charge density of 3 x 10-3 C/m2. What is the electric field E between the plates?